L.A. Weekly Staff
15 hours ago | Best of L.A.
Some people trash Los Angeles for being a gridlocked, immobile city whose masses crawl, like a vast trapped animal, east-west and north-south in a rush-hour shaped like a crucifix that consumes nearly 10 hours of the 24-hour clock. The truth is, L...
27 days ago | Marijuana
Los Angeles Attorney Bruce M. Margolin has been at the center of the marijuana rights movement for decades, defending people in court from overzealous prosecutions and fighting for medical marijuana. But on a recent day in L.A., over the phone, Ma...
4 months ago | Beach
A road trip should be an adventure, right? The whole point is to seek out the unexpected. So don't fault us for eschewing picturesque mountain resorts and postcard-worthy cliffside cabanas — and steering you instead toward a nondescript industrial...
9 months ago | Deals & Freebies
When the nighttime temperatures drop below 50 degrees, you know it's winter in Los Angeles. But what to eat during these nippy 60-degree days? Our normal cheap-eats go-tos — from tacos to salads — just don't do enough to warm the soul anymore, lea...
1 year ago | Community
It's hard to argue that any one smell can be truly representative of Los Angeles. This city's simply too sprawling; we Angelenos and our tastebuds, far too diverse. But any number of aromas still have a way of instantly transporting us to various ...
1 year ago | Singing and Songwriting
On these pages we recently took a stab at the 20 greatest singer-songwriters in history. But the exercise was frustrating at times, because we longed to include some of the younger-generation torch bearers. So we decided to supplement t...